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'''Spring Hill College''' is a private, Roman Catholic Church|Roman Catholic Society of Jesus|Jesuit liberal arts college in the Spring Hill (Mobile, Alabama)|Spring Hill neighborhood of Mobile, Alabama, United States. It was founded in 1830 by Michael Portier|Most Rev. Michael Portier, Bishop of Mobile. It was the first Catholic college in the South, fifth oldest Catholic college in the United States, and third oldest of the 28 member Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. In 2010, ''U.S. News & World Report'' reported that Spring Hill College ranked 14th among the top colleges in the South offering both bachelor's and master's level degrees The Spring Hill academic calendar is divided into two academic term|semesters, a fall semester of 15 weeks beginning at the end of August and ending...
Latin nameCollegium Fons Collis
Motto''In Colle Exaltatus Fons Sapientae'' (Latin)
Mottoeng''A spring of wisdom is he who was lifted up on the hill''
Established1830
TypePrivate university|Private Nonprofit
Coeducational Liberal Arts
AffiliationRoman Catholic Church|Roman Catholic (Society of Jesus|Jesuit)
EndowmentUS $19.1 million{{cite web|url= http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/spring-hill-college-1041 |title=Regional Universities West | publisher=US News & World Report |year=2011 |accessdate=October 6, 2012}}
PresidentChristopher P. Puto, Ph.D.
Staff| faculty = 79 full-time
Students1,439
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